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[Kansas] EDITORIAL: Are Missouri prisons prepared for mass nicotine withdrawal when smoking ban takes effect?

Missouri should long ago have followed the example of Kansas, which banned smoking indoors in the 90s and stopped allowing it outside in 2003. But it is a reason to make sure prison staff and inmates are as prepared as possible. “It’s going to be a chall
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Jan 4, 2018 07:22
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FDA's Tobacco Policy Pivot, Five Months Later

"The public hasn't seen them, so it is impossible to know how effectively they will move the ball forward," Myers said. "Whether Dr. Gottlieb's July announcement turns into a significant and meaningful step forward depends on what happens in 2018 -- not
MedPage Today
added Jan 3, 2018 14:54
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Wheel running during chronic nicotine exposure is protective against mecamylamine-precipitated withdrawal and up-regulates hippocampal α7 nACh receptors in mice

We demonstrated for the first time a profound effect of exercise on α7 nAChRs in nicotine-dependent animals, irrespective of exercise intensity. These findings shed light onto the mechanism underlining the protective effect of exercise on the development
Wiley Online Library
added Jan 3, 2018 14:23
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[UK] Be a Healthy Multi-Tasker: Exercise Can Help You Quit Smoking

The study’s findings show that even moderate exercise significantly alleviated symptoms of nicotine withdrawal, opening a window of opportunity for struggling smokers to get a leg up on their addiction and their physical well being.
New York Observer
added Jan 3, 2018 14:21
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Psychometric evaluation of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Nicotine Dependence Item Bank for use with electronic cigarettes

Each PROMIS-E version evidenced strong psychometric properties for assessing e-cigarette dependence in adults who either use e-cigarette exclusively or who are dual-users of cigarettes and e-cigarettes. However, results indicated little benefit of the lo
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 3, 2018 14:13
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ARCHIVE: EDITORIAL: The FDA just unveiled one of the most important public-health initiatives of the century

The sooner the FDA makes good on its long-term vision — low-nicotine cigarettes along with a well-regulated e-cigarette industry — the better. Congress gave the agency wide authority over tobacco products nearly a decade ago. The FDA should move with det
Washington Post
added Jan 1, 2018 03:56
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[Iowa] Keeping young people safe

The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Marshall County youth. Known as I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division
Marshalltown (IA) Times-Republican
added Jan 1, 2018 03:01
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Primary care healthcare professionals’ knowledge, attitudes and practices towards promoting the reduction of children’s secondhand smoke exposure: a mixed-methods review and synthesis

review findings highlight healthcare professionals’ need for further training and support, which would enable them to better translate their knowledge of the risks associated with secondhand smoke exposure into actual clinical practices. The review identi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 30, 2017 23:49
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Sexual orientation discrimination and tobacco use disparities in the United States

Sexual minorities, especially bisexual adults, are at heightened risk of cigarette smoking, any tobacco/nicotine use, and DSM-5 TUD across all three major sexual orientation dimensions. Tobacco prevention and cessation efforts should target bisexual adul
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 30, 2017 23:48
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EDWARDS: Lest We Forget: Harm-Reduction Research is Important and Increasing, but Other Facets of Tobacco Control Research Remain a High Priority [FREE FULL TEXT]

researchers should remember that tobacco control is not just about harm reduction and helping smokers to quit. There is a continuing need to protect the next generation of children from starting to smoke and vulnerable groups from SHS exposure, and we sho
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 30, 2017 23:47
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